(SP15) Interim Head of Finance

Are you a Head of Finance based in the Midlands looking for your next interim project?

You will be qualified accountant and experienced leader, With the resilience to thrive and deliver in a challenging and complexed environment and have experience working across a trust. The Director of Resources has strong commercial awareness but is not a qualified accountant.  The HOF role will be the number one in finance and qualified accountant, We are looking for someone who has led a finance function.  

The role will involve:

Owning the medium term financial plan (rolling forecast) and reporting appropriately
Ensuring that accounts are reported on a monthly basis and potentially attending board to report
Managing a team of 5-6 staff to run the day to day of the function
A number of services are outsourced to the Council and these need to be managed.  These include treasury management, accounts payable, cashiers, insurance etc.
Improving and developing processes.  Ensuring that all controls are best practice
Developing the internal reporting processes
Children’s Services experience is most desirable, local government could be applicable.

If this maybe of interest please send me your CV to sara.phillips@harrisburns.com or call me on 01952 743 234